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I was reading about some Accounting software when I wanted to find out what a Checking Account was. The terminology here is a little different. I'd heard the term a several times even in software texts (Dan Appleman's Moving to VB.NET also had an example I recall). I wanted to know if it is different from a savings bank account and if so, in what way. And why did they call it checking account. So I searched Google. I found a few pages. I read them. Understood. But the page I liked the best was this one.

http://www.howard.k12.md.us/res/bank/cheacc.html

This has got such a simple explanation. I always love to read stuff/tutorials for kids. Just a thought.

Sathyaish Chakravarthy
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

I _like_ you Sathyaish Chakravarthy.

FullNameRequired
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

Do you "like him like him" or just "like him"?

Wisea**
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

whichever will make him feel most appreciated :)

FullNameRequired
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

So are you male or female?

Wisea**
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

oh gods.

FullNameRequired
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

Come on, FNR, 'fess up! The truth shall set you free! :-P

Wisea**
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

There is no spoon!  :)

grunt
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

I like you, do you like me?  If yes, check this box: [ ]

FNR
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

Of course, I like everyone of us in this community. Both, those who scorn at me or those who have kind words to say, I like them even-mindedly.

Sathyaish Chakravarthy
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

Oh my god - Sathyaish is that Linux kid from the commercials - I'm *positive*!

http://www-3.ibm.com/e-business/doc/content/lp/prodigy.html

Philo

Philo
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

>Oh my god - Sathyaish is that Linux kid from the commercials - I'm *positive*!

:-)

Sathyaish Chakravarthy
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

I think he may be trying to tell us that, sometimes, the only way you can learn about cultural assumptions is to get explanations by/for children.
Not sure if it is related to software though.

Pakter
Tuesday, May 11, 2004

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